Facebook Dating is Facebook's new app feature for relationships. How to use it, news, stocks. I used to find it frustrating when people blamed dating apps for how bad dating is. “What's the alternative?” I would ask when a friend. With the launch of this feature, Facebook thrusts itself into the $3 billion dating industry with stiff competition from apps such as OKCupid, Tinder. HEART TO HEART Facebook Dating takes aim at the 40% of online daters who don't feel that there's an app that meets their needs. Facebook's version doesn't seem to innovate or improve upon what's already out there. Rather, it mimics other dating apps and appears to be a.
Mark Zuckerberg says app, which shares some features with Tinder, aims to build ‘real long-term relationships – not just hookups’.
As well, at least for some users, the whole of Facebook Dating remains quite buggy, and despite the massive popularity of Facebook, the user base seems vanishingly small.
All told, it takes less than five minutes to get set up on Facebook Dating — if you were really in a hurry, you could probably do it in two or less. Like TinderFacebook Dating only allows for conversations between two people who have both liked each other. Regardless of how you get there, once two people have signaled their interest in each other, Facebook Dating opens a conversation space for the two of them to interact, leaving you to take things from there on your own.